Cyber security awareness deals with the amount of knowledge that end-users have about cyber security threats and how to implement cyber security best practice to mitigate those threats. End-users are typically regarded as the weak links in an organisation, and hackers usually target vulnerable individuals. With that being said, cyber awareness has become more important than ever […]
As businesses around the globe are more reliant on technology than ever before, the threat of cyber-attacks has become more increasingly prevalent. Every business should have cybersecurity measures in place to defend their networks, systems, and applications from being infiltrated. Considering this, businesses need to make provisions for cyber breaches, detection, and response to provide […]
The cyber insurance market is still relatively in its infancy. The first policies were introduced in the early 90s with the onset of the internet, and it had quite a slow take-off. This was most likely due to a lack of perceived risk. With the explosion of technology, cyber-attacks increased, but cyber insurance probably only […]
In this podcast, David and Brad interview John and share stories and anecdotes about their dealings with organisations across all verticals over the years.
David talks to John Strand about his experience over the last two decades and share stories and anecdotes about dealing with organisations across all verticals.
A one-size-fits-all approach does not work when it comes to risk. Every organisation is different. Every organisation is different. And that is why a risk assessment should be completed upfront. You have to make sure that you identify the impact and likelihood of the worst problems taking place, so that you can assess the effort […]
Why should you do a risk assessment in the first place? When we are approached about cybersecurity and someone asks what the first steps should be, the response is always the same; start with a risk assessment. Everyone should have a cybersecurity budget to work with. In most cases, you would be working with a […]
When you do not remain secure online, you put everyone in your organisation at risk! Cybersecurity should not be about ‘box-ticking’. You can get the certification, but compliance does not equal security. And we can run all the penetration tests and cybersecurity reviews, but it is also important to implement the advice that follows. Unfortunately, […]
https://youtu.be/Hbs2Y3uaUfU We have a few fascinating stories from the trenches for you today as we delve into our crypt of memories! We do a lot of penetration testing and cybersecurity reviews at Samurai, and, unfortunately, people ignore our advice. This is quite strange when you consider the fact that we are paid to dispense information. And to […]
Hacking of the brain occurs when the particular way in which we act and think is intentionally taken advantage of. Dr David Day is really making us think as he introduces the topic of brain hacking and how vulnerable we are to information sources around us.